Animation Is Film Reveals Competition Line-Up

[ad_1] Animation Is Film (AIF) has announced the competition line-up and other special events for its fourth edition, which takes place in-person October 22-24, returning to its home at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood.  Kicking off on Friday, October 22 is the North American premiere of the highly anticipated Netflix feature, The Summit …

We Are Royale Creates Epic Pentakill Campaign with Riot Games

[ad_1] Creative production company We Are Royale (WAR) has shared with AWN images and videos from their recent partnership with Riot Games Music, the music division of leading game publisher Riot Games, to usher in virtual heavy metal band Pentakill’s new album III: Lost Chapter, which dropped September 8 following an epic virtual concert. The …

SCAD AnimationFest Announces Full Program Lineup

[ad_1] Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) has just announced the lineup for its fifth annual SCAD AnimationFest, presented by SCADFILM, running September 23-25, 2021. The online festival features three days of special guests, screenings, presentations, panels with leaders in animation, and a curated showcase of student work. Global access will be available to creatives and …

OIAF 2021 Drops Official Trailer and New Program Highlights

[ad_1] OIAF 21 runs online September 22 – October 3 featuring the most popular events of the live festival, including the Official Competition and Panorama screenings showcasing the best new animated films from around the world. Participants can take part in a wide-range of artist and industry talks, meet with animation schools and recruiters, and …

DC FanDome Returns with Epic New Streaming Event

[ad_1] It’s time again for the ultimate global fan experience; DC FanDome returns Saturday, October 16, with an all-new, free virtual event; fans from around the world are invited to immerse themselves in the DC Multiverse at DCFanDome.com and celebrate the stars and creators of their favorite feature films, live-action and animated television series, games, …

Paramount+ Celebrates ‘Star Trek Day’

[ad_1] Global Star Trek fans and Trekkies from far and wide will have plenty to celebrate on Paramount+’s “Star Trek Day,” streamed live Wednesday, September 8 at 5:30 PM, PT/8:30 PM, ET from the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. Wil Wheaton and Mica Burton will host, with back-to-back in-person conversations with cast members and …

SCAD AnimationFest Returns Virtually September 23-25

[ad_1] Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) has announced the fifth annual SCAD AnimationFest, presented by SCADFILM. It returns this year in a virtual format, running September 23-25, 2021. The online program features three days of special guests, screenings, presentations, panels with leaders in animation, and a curated showcase of student work. Global access …

LightBox Expo Online to Host 3rd Annual Concept Art Awards

[ad_1] LightBox Expo Online (LBXO) returns September 7 – 12; this year’s celebration of visual arts will feature over 400 guests and more than 200 presentations for everyone from aspiring artists and students to professionals and fans, with a focus on animation, illustration, and concept art. Featured guests will include Oscar winner Domee Shi (director …

Autodesk Explores the Future of VFX at SIGGRAPH 2021

[ad_1] This year at SIGGRAPH 2021, Autodesk will explore the future of VFX and animation and celebrate industry milestones with leading innovators from around the world. Autodesk’s SIGGRAPH 2021 Vision Series will feature six sessions with 14 industry leaders who are pushing the boundaries and creating new possibilities for film and TV digital artistry. This …

CII SummitFX 2021 Coming August 25-29

[ad_1] The CII Media and Entertainment Department has announced the second edition of CII SummitFX 2021 – a global platform for India’s animation, visual effects, gaming, and comics (AVGC) sector. Running online from August 25-29, this year’s virtual event will focus on “The Reset – Growth & Opportunity in New Era.” The virtual summit for …